Browse local RN to BSN programs offered at Mississippi nursing schools

Complete your Bachelor's degree in Nursing and advance your career

The Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Nursing (BSN) education program can be completed at several different Mississippi schools. There are 7 campus-based programs and 25+ online RN to BSN programs for Mississippi students to choose from.

The first step towards completing your BSN degree is to research individual schools and learn more about the details of their RN-BSN programs. Find out which schools are close to where you live, what class schedules are available and which programs have the curriculum that best suits your professional goals. Once the learning institution has been chosen, the curriculum should match the courses you need to earn your degree. If attending classes in person is difficult due to your current work schedule, availability of campus locations or personal preferences, then an online RN to BSN program might be a better option. Most online programs consist of courses in composition, algebra, history, social science, economics, cultural diversity, and nursing science. There will also be professional nursing courses that cover topics such as transitioning and health assessment. Other nursing classes teach information systems and evidence-based practice, along with community health nursing, collaborative health care and a final culminating project. Online programs might include a required clinical component as well, which will usually be offered at a local hospital or medical facility.

The career benefits of an RN to BSN program in Mississippi outweigh the costs of the program if you intend on remaining a registered nurse for several years. The average cost for a two-year program averages $28,000 and varies from school to school. Career prospects for an RN with a BSN degree are strong and are expected to continue to grow along with the overall demand for healthcare services. A large percentage of students find employment in private doctors offices, nursing homes, assisted living centers and hospitals. There is currently high demand for BSN-degree RNs in outpatient facilities throughout Mississippi. Many specialized care centers strongly prefer hiring registered nurses with BSN degrees to ensure that their nursing staff will be highly knowledgeable and as effective as possible. The main goal of RN to BSN programs is to enhance the quality of the nursing workforce.

Mississippi RN to BSN Schools

Do you want to start working toward a career that actually makes you excited? If so, an education from West Coast University (WCU) could be the perfect choice for you! This accredited, private University has a history that dates back over 100 years. Today, WCU offers health care degrees that will help prepare you and educate you on the current trends and issues within the health industry.


  • RN to BSN (Online)
  • RN to MSN (Online)

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose. Our 20,000 alumni, from more than 110 countries, are changing the world as accomplished professionals. Named a top-15 school nationally for online bachelor's programs (U.S. News & World Report, 2015), Regent is among the most affordable undergraduate Christian colleges (CCCU 2015). Fully accredited, challenging programs are available online and on campus. New classes begin every eight weeks.


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*


  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN
  • Accelerated MS in Nursing
  • MSN - Executive Leader

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania. We offer certificate and bachelor's and master's degree programs in a wide variety of fields that can be completed 100% online.


  • RN-BSN Program in Nursing
  • MS in Nursing - Nursing Administration and Leadership

Established in 1897, Bradley University is a private, independent institution of higher learning in Peoria, Illinois. Inspired by our founder, notable philanthropist Lydia Moss Bradley, we pursue excellence in teaching, research, scholarship and service; and we celebrate leadership, integrity, diversity and collaborative learning. Today, we offer an impressive array of more than 130 undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs across five colleges and the Graduate School.


  • Online Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate (MSN to FNP)

Wilkes University’s School of Nursing offers CCNE-accredited online degrees and certificate programs ideal for working health care professionals, instructed by experienced, respected faculty dedicated to mentoring and personalized support for every student. Our nursing degrees offer the cutting-edge professional knowledge and skills needed in today’s dynamic, evolving health care industry.


  • RN to MS - Nurse Executive
  • RN to MS - Nursing Education

List of RN to BSN Programs in Mississippi (MS)

Alcorn State University
Delta State University
Mississippi College
Mississippi University for Women
University of Mississippi Medical Center
University of Southern Mississippi
William Carey University

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There are many accredited RN to BSN programs available in an online format. Distance learning can be a convenient way to complete your degree while continuing to work at the same time.

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Kaplan University Online
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Walden University Online
Western Governors University
Grand Canyon University

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